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Arizona: Governor calls for "increased mental and behavioral health resources at schools"

Mar 15, 2018, KTAR News, Phoenix, AZ: Gov. Doug Ducey to introduce plan to address some school safety issues http://ktar.com/story/1990885/gov-doug-ducey-to-introduce-plan-to-address-some-school-safety-issues/ Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced Thursday that he would soon introduce an “aggressive plan” to address some of the issues regarding school safety. The Arizona Republican announced some details of his plan in a series of tweets, one day after a group of students held a sit-in at his office in an effort to speak with Ducey about addressing gun control. He did not mention when that plan would be introduced…. The governor said the priorities he has heard included increased mental and behavioral health resources at schools, restricted access to weapons for those who pose a danger to themselves or others, cracking down on illegally-possessed weapons, increased school resource officer presence at schools and enhanced background checks. …